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Garza Named 2006 Player of the Year

Garza made the jump from High-A to MLB this year.

Matt Garza was recently named USA Today's 2006 Minor League Player of the Year, after making the jump from Fort Myers of the Florida State League, to the Minnesota Twins. The former first round pick dominated at every level, and is currently helping the Twins clinch a spot in the playoffs.

Matt Garza made an unbelievable rise through the Minnesota Twins system in 2006, going all the way from High-A Fort Myers, to the Major Leagues. Dominating at every level, the young right-hander became a nationally recognized prospect, and was recently named the USA Today 2006 Minor League Player of the Year. The Twins 2005 first round selection, was named to both the Florida State League and... Recommended Stories

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